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We've found the support to be very good overall.
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The clients cover the cost of the solution. I don't have any visibility on the actual cost of the solution. I'm basically just an admin.
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I cannot recall us requesting any changes or new features. It does what we need it to do for the most part. If you are new to the product, the initial setup might be a bit difficult. There could be… more »
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10th
out of 28 in Data Replication
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0
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7th
out of 28 in Data Replication
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347
Comparisons
213
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2
Average Words per Review
539
Rating
10.0
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Overview
NetApp SnapMirror technology provides fast, efficient data replication and disaster recovery (DR) for your critical data. Use a single solution across all NetApp storage arrays and protocols. SnapMirror technology works with any application, in both virtual and traditional environments, and in multiple configurations, including hybrid cloud.
The Symmetrix Remote Data Facility family of software is the gold standard for remote replication in mission critical environments. Built for the industry-leading high-end VMAX hardware architecture, the SRDF family of solutions is trusted for disaster recovery and business continuity.
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Sample Customers
University at Albany, City of Houston, Yahoo Japan, Washington Employment Security Department, DG Khan Cement Co. Ltd., AmTrust Financial Services, Sheridan College
Global Security Provider, SSM Health Care, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, Shriners, BZWBK, Qatar Islamic Bank, Sudwestrundfunk (SWR)
Top Industries
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Wholesaler/Distributor25%
Comms Service Provider25%
University13%
Financial Services Firm13%
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Computer Software Company24%
Manufacturing Company19%
Comms Service Provider17%
University5%
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Financial Services Firm57%
Comms Service Provider14%
Healthcare Company14%
Computer Software Company14%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company22%
Financial Services Firm15%
Comms Service Provider14%
Insurance Company9%
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Small Business20%
Midsize Enterprise33%
Large Enterprise47%
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Small Business14%
Midsize Enterprise14%
Large Enterprise71%
Find out what your peers are saying about Equalum, HVR Software, NetApp and others in Data Replication. Updated: January 2022.
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NetApp SnapMirror is ranked 10th in Data Replication while Symmetrix Remote Data Facility is ranked 7th in Data Replication with 2 reviews. NetApp SnapMirror is rated 0.0, while Symmetrix Remote Data Facility is rated 10.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Symmetrix Remote Data Facility writes "Stable with great features and excellent support". NetApp SnapMirror is most compared with NetApp Snapshot, Dell EMC RecoverPoint Continuous Remote Replication, Dell EMC AppSync, Hitachi TrueCopy and Global-active Device, whereas Symmetrix Remote Data Facility is most compared with Dell EMC RecoverPoint Continuous Remote Replication.

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